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Donald Trump’s presidency shows how democracy can come unstuck – The Age

A dangerous ambition is stalking the democratic values of the United States.

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Shockingly, it is not just Mr Trump who seems prepared to falsify the results of the election based on spurious conspiracy theories. Scores of Republican members of Congress, including 10 senators, have promised they will try to prevent the legislature from signing off on the election results at a session on Wednesday (US time). The congressional vote is usually a formality, but Mr Trump is hoping he can use it to launch a politicised audit that will delay the confirmation of the results and keep…

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